Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team have ‘loving’ emails sent by witnesses

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team have ‘loving’ emails sent by witnesses

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team have claimed they have "dozens" of "loving" emails sent by the witnesses who have accused him of sexual misconduct. The 67-year-old producer’s lawyer Damon Cheronis said in court on Tuesday (21.01.20) that he has a catalogue of letters written by the alleged victims which will "undercut" prosecutors’ arguments that his c... »

Alleged Harvey Weinstein victim opts out of settlement deal

Alleged Harvey Weinstein victim opts out of settlement deal

Another of Harvey Weistein’s alleged victims has opted out of a class action settlement deal. Actress Dominique Huett – who has claimed the disgraced movie mogul invited her to a hotel for a business meeting in 2010 and forced oral sex on her before masturbating – was amongst more than 30 of the alleged victims set to receive part of a £36 million deal. However, she told The Guar... »

Harvey Weinstein claims there are ‘stealth jurors’ on case

Harvey Weinstein claims there are ‘stealth jurors’ on case

Harvey Weinstein has claimed that there are a number of "stealth jurors" on his trial. The disgraced movie mogul is to be trialled on five counts pertaining to sexual assault, including two counts of predatory sexual assault, two counts of rape and one count of criminal sex act – all allegations which he vehemently denies – but he and his legal team are now claiming jurors ar... »

Harvey Weinstein wants a mistrial in ongoing court case

Harvey Weinstein wants a mistrial in ongoing court case

Harvey Weinstein is looking to declare a mistrial in his ongoing sexual assault case. The 67-year-old producer is currently in court in Manhattan for a trial on five charges relating to sexual assault, but on Friday (17.01.20) his legal team argued their case for a mistrial, as they allege one of the jurors penned an upcoming novel titled ‘Age of Consent’, which is about older men purs... »

Gigi Hadid won’t be Harvey Weinstein juror

Gigi Hadid won’t be Harvey Weinstein juror

Gigi Hadid won’t serve as a juror on Harvey Weinstein’s trial. The 24-year-old model had been listed as one of the possible 12 people or six alternates set to decide the disgraced movie mogul’s fate but she’s now been dismissed as a potential panel member for the rape and sexual assault case. After questioning on Thursday (16.01.20), lawyers for both the defence and prosecu... »

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team ask to move trial location

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team ask to move trial location

Harvey Weinstein’s legal team have asked for his trial to be moved away from Manhattan. The movie mogul is on trial in New York on five counts pertaining to sexual assault, including two counts of predatory sexual assault, two counts of rape and one count of criminal sex act, but his defence team have produced an 87-page motion asking the judge to change the location to avoid the "carni... »

Gigi Hadid to sit on jury at Harvey Weinstein trial?

Gigi Hadid to sit on jury at Harvey Weinstein trial?

Gigi Hadid has reportedly been called for jury duty for Harvey Weinstein’s sexual abuse trial. The 24-year-old model is believed to be one of the jurors who will decide the fate of the disgraced movie mogul, who is currently on trial in Manhattan on five counts pertaining to sexual assault, including two counts of predatory sexual assault, two counts of rape and one count of criminal sex act... »

Harvey Weinstein’s request to remove trial judge rejected

Harvey Weinstein’s request to remove trial judge rejected

Harvey Weinstein’s request to have his trial judge removed has been rejected. The 67-year-old disgraced producer has been in court this week ahead of his trial in Manhattan on five counts pertaining to sexual assault, including two counts of predatory sexual assault, two counts of rape and one count of criminal sex act. During proceedings on Tuesday (07.01.20), Weinstein was told several tim... »

Harvey Weinstein wants trial judge removed

Harvey Weinstein wants trial judge removed

Harvey Weinstein wants the judge removed from his trial. The 67-year-old disgraced producer has been in court this week ahead of his trial in Manhattan on five counts pertaining to sexual assault – including two counts of predatory sexual assault, two counts of rape and one count of criminal sex act – and on Wednesday (08.01.20), his legal team asked Judge James Burke to recuse himself... »

Harvey Weinstein’s former assistant wore two pairs of tights to work

Harvey Weinstein’s former assistant wore two pairs of tights to work

Harvey Weinstein’s former assistant wore two pairs of tights to work to try and stop his advances. The disgraced movie mogul’s former assistant Rowena Chiu has revealed she’d go to great lengths to stop Weinstein, who she claimed was "either naked or just dressed in a robe that was gaping open" all the time. She said: "He would typically be either naked or just dre... »

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